To err is human.So why do we feel a need to put ourselves down, especially in front of others? On some occasions, if not all. Why do we feel this form of self-sabotaging is OK even if we justify it … Continue reading Just for fun or is it?
When we refer to a fight-or-flight response, alternatively called the acute stress response, it talks about how a person responds in a particular perceived dangerous situation. This situation inherently refers to all the surrounding elements and those within. Very well, … Continue reading A take on the fight-or-flight response.
Hope everyone is safe and in good health. It will be close to 2 months since I last posted something here, which just struck me. With the state of events in India, I just could not get into the right … Continue reading Hello, again!
Every story has a back story.And that story has another back story.Then another one and another one and another one. So, when you ask my story.What do I say? Do I share the story of now or then?Do I share … Continue reading The yarn ball
A new house.A non-negotiable requirement.A realization that somethings can’t be negotiated. Aira was looking to buy a house in her hometown. She wanted to stay close to her roots, and in some way, she saw this as one way to … Continue reading The big sale.
Star crossed lovers.Damned by the life at every turn.Until life couldn’t confine them no more. Continue reading The contempt
I once asked an older person what the costliest mistake and the biggest regret in their life is. The response came, “Crossing the thin line between helping someone and losing my sense of self. And then not being able to … Continue reading The Dilemma.
Have you ever wondered how we humans are confused beings? We confuse needs with wants.We confuse talent with passion.We confuse choices with options.We confuse taking pride with being proud.We confuse intimacy with physical proximity.We confuse love with a selfless act … Continue reading Have you ever wondered…
Possible trigger warning. Of all the movies I have watched to date, one film and one particular scene in it never fails to crack me up. The movie – ‘The Holiday’, where Cameron Diaz breaks up with her then-partner, ‘tries … Continue reading Cry your heart out
It does not matter until it does. It does not matter until it hits you close. This is the tale of a kid, a frog, a crow, and a thorny bush.The tale leads the kid to a realization that day. … Continue reading A tale of four.